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Old 07-02-09, 02:39 AM   #9
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Default Re: :( 295 GTX problem

Originally Posted by ChrisRay View Post
I have seen red light issue occur sometimes when unstable power currents make it to the GPU. As jakup said. I'd watch the tempatures first. But it could also be an unstable current across your 12V+. The 295 is a bit pickier about this than other cards I have used.
The thing is Chris, GPU-Z reports temps rising to 105 degrees celcius and above when I try furmark or Age of Conan! It might be temperature related as I have made sure the 2 connectors are fed into the 295 GTX from different lines. I wish I had the finances to watercool it but, I don't.

This blanking out didn't happen before when I was gaming hours on end....and it only started happening a month ago.

RMA process in HKG is non existent....and I am essentially stuck with a semi dud card....
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